N.C. State Fair Division
Jim Graham Building
The Jim Graham
Building is the largest of the fairgrounds buildings. During
the year it hosts a variety of trade shows, festivals, agricultural
and livestock events, sales showcases, exhibitions and other
special events. Exhibit space can be extended with the use
of outdoor tents and fencing, or installation of tent connector
to adjacent facility.
in 1975, renovated in 2000 and 2003. Meeting Room renovations in 2007 and 2015.
footage: 100,000 - fully climate-controlled
square foot main floor (main exhibit hall 380'
x 250'), 3,000 square foot meeting
room (50' x 60'),
2,500 square foot meeting room (42' x 60'), two office areas (14.5' x 25' each).
entrance foyer, two offices, restaurant, six roll
up doors, outside wash area for livestock
venue for livestock shows, trade shows, meetings,
exhibitions and sales.
building floor plan)
cost: $4,000 per day or 10 percent of ticket gross
after tax, whichever is greater.
rate (ECR) available for access days other than event
Meeting Rooms: $500 per
day per room.
services, such as staging, tables, chairs, electrical
hookups, etc., are available for an extra fee.
At a glance
||95,000 main floor
3,000 SF meeting room
2,500 SF meeting room
Six roll-up doors
||$4,000 per day or 10% or ticket
gross, whichever is greater.
$500 per day for Meeting Rooms
||Trade show set-up